A fraction or decimal or percent
i think it's a fraction.......
decimals are used when you have part of a whole for examle .362598798 is part of a whole
a whole number
A whole number
Part of a whole where the whole contains 100 units.
It is called a fraction
Are you thinking of the rhetorical device of synecdoche, wherein a part stands for the whole or the whole for a part?
Synecdoche: a substitution of a part of something for the whole or the whole for a part.